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Sidalcea asprella  Greene  ssp. nana  (Jeps.) S.R. Hill
Dwarf sierran checkerbloom
Sidalcea asprella ssp. nana is a perennial herb that is native to California.
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Parent: Sidalcea asprella
Genus: Sidalcea
Family: Malvaceae  
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Dicot
Jepson eFlora section: eudicot

Ultramafic affinity: 2.5 - strong indicator
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTSSidalcea malviflora ssp. nana
JEF + PLANTSSidalcea reptans var. nana
Information about  Sidalcea asprella ssp. nana from other sources
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (SIASN)

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[wildflower.org] Characteristics, Bloom Info, Habitat: Plant Characteristics Duration: Perennial Habit: Herb , Subshrub Fruit Type: Schizocarp Size Notes: Up to about 16 inches tall. Bloom Information Bloom Color: Pink Bloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep Distribution USA: CA , OR Native Habitat: Open woodlands, grassy margins, yellow pine-Douglas fir forests, usually on serpentine. (contributed by Mary Ann Machi)


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals. [web application]. 2023. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 12/02/2023).